Community Information Network
# Help the Rural Child Charity Clothing Shop has opened in Retreat Mall, Station Road, Retreat. They need clothing in good condition and any kind of bric-a-brac. For more information or to arrange a collection call 021 689 83 92.
# The Cafda’s Junior Resource Centre is open daily to primary school pupils as an after-care centre, at no fee to the parents. Children are taught numeracy, literacy, speech and drama, arts and crafts, junior computer training everyday after school and there is a junior library to assist children with projects. Call 021 706 2050 or 021 707 52 77 for enrolment.
# St Joseph’s Adult Education Programme in Rondebosch is offering a beginners’ computer course every Saturday. Call 021 686 84 26 for details.
# Rays of Hope, cancer support groups for patients, survivors and family members meets on the first Tuesday of the month from 7.30pm to 9pm at the Father’s House Christian Fellowship, close to Old Oak and Frans Conradie road in Bellville. For more information contact Vera on 083 627 58 26.
# The Girls Guides Association of South Africa is looking for young women between the ages of 14 and 24 to join their group. They meet every second week and enjoy the outdoors and getting involved in the community. For details call Geraldine on 082 412 1332
# The South African Institute of International Affairs, Western Cape Branch, invites you to a public seminar to be addressed by Dr Lyal White “Understanding Brazil’s New Drive for Africa”. The seminar will take place at The Centre for the Book, 62 Queen Victoria Street, Gardens, Cape Town, on Wednesday 18 of August at 5.00 for 5.30 pm. Entrance for non members is R30 or R15 on presentation of a current student identity card. Parking is freely available behind the building after 5pm. Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org or call Pippa on 021 761 4842 or 083 305 2339.
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